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Podere Bellavista

Localita Racciano, 43, 53037 San Gimignano, Italy
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Ranked #18 of 60 San Gimignano B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Alice cottage. We didn't opt for the kitchen area. Just room , bathroom. Things to note with this... There is no air con. Only a standing fan which is noisy . There was no where to hang wet clothes outside your room like the other cottages had. There was no view from the room when you sat... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

What more can I add to my previous review. The accommodation/views/hospitality/weather and of course Dante (the cat) were again fantastic. Perhaps we could have done without the odd thunder storm but when the sun shined boy did it shine. We stayed in the cottage Alice, what a setting with breakfast overlooking the valley towards San Gimignano, you have to see... More

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Podere Bellavista is a fantastic place to stay while in Tuscany! The property is beautiful. The main house along with the rooms is beautiful, and everything is very well maintained. If you enjoy relaxing in the country side with only the sounds of birds chirping while looking out to gently rolling hills lined with grapes & olive trees = this... More

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Huonville, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We spent a week in October 2013 in this fantastic place, Virgina cooked our 44th weeding anniversary dinner it was a beautiful meal. The apartment was roomy and clean with everything we needed including a great hostess.Overall we really enjoyed our selves, restful, romantic. Thanks for the salami it was great . Dennis & Mary Woolley . Tasmania. Australia'

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We were made to feel very welcome with Virginia cooking us a fantastic pasta after we arrived tired from very long flights. The pool which has been remodelled was a must on a hot Tuscany day in a lovely countryside setting. Secure on site car parking, convenient location and fabulous outlook made for a wonderful stay. Virginia and her staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

We were only there for one night, but could easily have stayed for a week. This is a very beautiful place, set in vineyards and olives, just a short stroll to San Gimignano. The rooms were clean and spacious, and the hosts really went out of their way to make us welcome. Also offered is a great buffet breakfast. There... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

My sister and I were touring Tuscany and found this place on the internet. This was one of the most beautiful places I have ever stayed. It was so relaxing and right in the middle of vineyards. Great room! Awesome pool! Would love to stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed at Podere Bellavista for 3 nights in June 2013. We had an absolutely amazing stay. Beautiful surroundings. Lovely, clean room. Outstanding service - Virginia is a warm and friendly host her goes out of her way to ensure your stay is enjoyable. Excellent position from which to explore Tuscan countryside and vineyards. Highly recommended.

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PODERE-BELLAVISTA, Proprietario at Podere Bellavista, responded to this review

Dear Jeremy, thank you very much for your kind opinion! I'm very glad it was all to your liking....so I hope to see you again!! All my best Virginia More

Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Everything about this accommodation was excellent! Very nice staff who was really helpful. Breakfast was also very nice. The location is also excellent as our tuscany style room had the most beautiful view on San Giminiano and surrounding.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

We stayed 2 nights in this beautiful setting in the hills of Tuscany, surrounded by vineyards and olive trees. Warm and helpful hosts. San Gimignano is not far away if you want some more dining out options, but there is also a lovely local restaurant up the hill. The bedroom was a bit on the dark side and overall the... More

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Address: Localita Racciano, 43, 53037 San Gimignano, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Siena > San Gimignano
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the slope of the hill opposite San Gimignano, Bellavista offers a panoramic view of the old town. Accommodation in both rooms and apartments. Genuine Tuscan cuisine (only the evening). Each apartment is self-catering and has private outdoor area with chairs, table and barbecue. The outdoor swimming pool faces San Gimignano and the surrounding hills. San Gimignano is only three kilometers far and can be reached by foot through a country path. ... more   less 
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